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A welcome requiem for the English Empire?

Glyn Ford on post-Brexit fantasies

A plea for tolerance

Duncan Bowie says civic values and internal democracy must be restored as the lifeblood of the Labour Party

‘My country, right or wrong’ is a dead end

Don Flynn on why Starmer’s insincere patriotism isn’t going to fool anyone

Remember the Roma

Julie Ward on fighting racism and antisemitism yesterday and today

On yer bike!

Puru Miah looks at low traffic neighbourhoods, questions bike-induced road closures and sees a new "tale of two cities" in London

Britain’s unfinished democratic revolution

Chartist’s 2020 AGM, held in early December, was subtitled ‘For a new democracy, for a new economy’. Mike Davis spoke on the democratic part of "democratic socialism". This is a slightly reworked version of his talk

Coronavirus vs Brexit

The Government is using the pandemic as a smokescreen to obscure the damaging economic consequences of leaving the single market. Paul Teasdale asks why is Labour letting them?

Labour’s response to the so-called ‘deal’ – what’s the fuss about?

Peter Kenyon wonders why Keir Starmer is picking another fight with his party

Erasmus+: a minus for the next generation

Julie Ward on a kick in the teeth for young people and why Labour shouldn’t support Johnson’s bad deal

Clean the air

While guilt lies with Boris Johnson, Tim Root says London’s Mayor can prevent further pollution deaths like that of Ella Kissi-Debrah

Grenfell: dangers and economic pain endure for millions

Dermot Mckibbin reports on government foot-dragging on fire safety